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Record #126951:

Narsarsuaq Air Base (B.W.-1), 1941-58 / Paul E. Ancker.

Title: Narsarsuaq Air Base (B.W.-1), 1941-58 / Paul E. Ancker.
Translated title: Narsarsuaq Air Base (B.W.-1), 1941-58.
Author(s): Ancker, Paul E.
Date: 1993.
Language: Danish.
In: Grønland. (1993.), Vol. 4-5 (1993)
Abstract: Thorough account of period, with quotes from political figures in Greenland, USA and Canada and British actions. Describes choice and setting up of airstrips and weather/radio/rescue stations, ships and some types of aircraft used, followed by accounts of transport build-up as war progressed. Book ends with new use of base during start of Cold War and final handover to Denmark.
Notes:

Grønland. Vol. 4-5 :125-252 (1993).

Keywords: 355 -- Defence.
355.457 -- Defence of particular regions.
358.4 -- Air forces.
551.509.3 -- Weather forecasting, bases and methods.
624.139 -- Engineering in frozen ground.
624.14 -- Snow and ice engineering.
625 -- Railway and highway engineering.
L -- Communication and transportation.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*38) -- Greenland.
SPRI record no.: 126951

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